The insults Arabic scholar Elliott Cola has received from Campus Watch pale in comparison to the kind of hate and contempt it reserves for the Arab and Muslim figures it defames. But it is hate speech all the same, designed to hurt and intimidate.
The world's most powerful people come from pretty interesting places — there are former Marxist guerillas, spies and special forces commanders, along with the sort of political nerds you might expect. Despite their fame, pictures of their early lives and careers are often hard to come across. Show More Summary
When hopping on a plane, you expect agents from the Transportation Security Agency to conduct a thorough search of your carry-ons, but what about the hair on your head that you’re “carrying on” to the plane?
I broke my ankle getting out of my aunt's car. She was deep into a story about an article she'd read about cholesterol levels in different meats, and -- half listening, half absentmindedly stepping out of the car -- my chunky platform boot got stuck on the wrong side of the curb and I lost my balance. Show More Summary
Jessica Litman, Campbell at 21/Sony at 31. As you'd expect, insightful and a pleasure to read. Extracts: When copyright lawyers gather to discuss fair use these days, the most common refrain is its alarming expansion. This distress about...Show More Summary
The Question: What should I be prepared for when I go off the Pill? The IUD is rising in popularity and nearly one in three women is now discontinuing her use of the birth control pill, citing dissatisfaction -- mostly from side effects. Show More Summary
Photo by Travis Shinn When I call Doug Martsch on a Friday afternoon in early March, he is taking a walk with his wife around Boise, which is exactly what one would expect Doug Martsch to be doing on a Friday afternoon in early March. Show More Summary
“We’re expecting to have business superstars when many kids don’t start thinking about business until they are almost 20 years old,” says Matija Goljar, co-founder and CEO of Ustvarjalnik, a Slovenian startup. "You’ll never get a gold medal at the Olympics if the team starts to train when they’re 20 years old.”
Standing in front of a classic turntable, you might not expect to be impressed by the brick work But it’s the first thing that comes to mind when beholding the sci-fi hi-fi created by Korean Lego artist Hayarobi. No detail … Read mo...
When you’re staying in a fancy, luxurious vacation condominium at a Caribbean resort, there’s a certain expectation that your health won’t be seriously threatened. But the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency says members of a Delaware...Show More Summary
ROME (AP) — American Amanda Knox and her Italian ex-boyfriend expect to learn their fate Wednesday when Italy's highest court hears their appeal of their guilty verdicts in the brutal 2007 murder of Knox's British roommate. Several outcomes...Show More Summary
When radiation suddenly contaminates the land your family has farmed and lived on for generations, you might not expect soil to protect crops and human health - that is like expecting the mugging victim to track down the criminal - but...Show More Summary
No one expected much from "Pretty Woman" when they were making it. It was a modestly-budgeted romantic comedy whose stars were Richard Gere (then in the depths of a career slump) and Eric Roberts's kid sister. But when the movie wasShow More Summary
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Manchester United’s in-house TV channel MUTV always predict their line-ups before every match. As you would expect, MUTV have a rather good record for being spot on when it comes to Manchester United line-ups. The big decision for Manchester United boss Louis van Gaal today is whether to bring back Angel Di Maria into the […]
It's that time of year when commercials, your local weatherman, and your friends' Facebook feeds conspire to make you feel like this Spring Break will be the stuff of legends. More » Spring Break With Kids: Expectations Vs. Reality is a post from Mommyish - Parenting Imperfect.
When expectations and assumptions explode in a fine mist, hold tighter. The post Hey You Healing, Hectic Lovers, Cut Yourselves a Break appeared first on The Good Men Project.
In case you missed it, we recently got a glimpse of the new RollerCoaster Tycoon installment and oh boy did it look like complete dog shit. Granted, graphics aren't the biggest expectation when it comes to a game like this, but in 2015,...Show More Summary
As if the snow outside isn't enough to make you want to crawl in bed with a bottle of arsenic wine, this weekend's bringing a usual funbag full of subway service changes (and Sunday is the fare hike!). WHEN CAN WE BIKE AGAIN, WHEN. [ more › ]
Hope is a feeling of expectation and desire for a certain thing to happen. We all have different hopes in our lives. For some of us it is to start a family, get our dream job, have children, make enough money to support ourselves, or to win the lottery. Show More Summary